Thanks for all your help.
I realised that my project was in a sub-directory like x/y and I was
trying to push from x, instead of x/y.
When I entered "git remote show origin" on x/y, I saw that the url was
configured correctly, and I was able to push to the remote repository.

Thanks again.

On Sep 23, 3:13 pm, Jeffrey <> wrote:
> On Sep 22, 1:43 pm, erenay <> wrote:
> > "git remote show origin" returned
> > fatal: 'origin': unable to chdir or not a git archive
> > fatal: The remote end hung up unexpectedly
> On Sep 22, 2:59 pm, "Michael P. Soulier" <>
> wrote:
> > On 22/09/09 erenay said:
> > > My crone url is like:
> > > I clone it by using  git clone
> > Works for me. Perhaps you should take it up with github.
> Does 'git remote' show a list including origin?  If not, you have
> managed to lose the named remote 'origin' pointing to where you cloned
> from.  If it is there, are you able to clone again using the same
> URL?  If no, you've got a problem on the other end.  If yes...  look
> in .git/config for a section like this:
> [remote "origin"]
>     url = ...
>     fetch = +refs/heads/*:refs/remotes/origin/*
> and make sure the url is correct, fetch is set to that (or something
> else valid, if you know what you're doing), and there aren't any other
> bizarre settings in that section.
> Jeffrey
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